Are parents required to stay at a preschool program?
Yes, parents are required to stay on site at all preschool programs, unless otherwise noted.
Does the Town offer scholarship or financial assistance programs? If so, how do I qualify?
Yes. The Town offers a Financial Assistance Program to residents who qualify. Financial Assistance is available on youth programs with a registration fee of $20 or greater. Individuals who qualify will receive a 50% fee reduction.
How are residency and non-residency participants determined?
You must live inside the corporate limits of Garner at the time of your registration in order to be charged the Town of Garner resident rate. All others will be charged the non-resident rate.
How do I find out if a program is cancelled due to inclement weather?
During inclement weather, we will post program and park updates on the website, social media sites and the program activity hotline at 919-662-5043.
How do I purchase tickets for a show at the GPAC?
Tickets can be purchased three different ways.
In person at the box office Monday - Friday 1:30-5pm at 742 West Garner Road.
How do I reserve a picnic shelter?
You may reserve any of the 12 shelters available online or in person at the Garner Senior Center (M-Th 8am-8pm & Fri 8am-5pm) or White Deer Park Nature Center (Tue - Sat 10am-7pm)
How do I withdraw from a program?
You may call or email the department at email@example.com. Refunds of fees paid for most activities will be made under certain conditions. For allowed refunds, you may be charged a refund fee of up to $5. Refunds are not available after the activity registration deadline except for substantial hardships.
How far in advance can I reserve the GPAC?
Reservations are made up to 6 months in advance of the requested date. Priority is given to Town of Garner sponsored events.
What age do you have to be to become a member of the Garner Senior Center? Is there a membership fee?
To be a member of the Garner Senior Center, you must be at least 55 years of age. After 4pm there are programs offered for ages 16 and older. There is no membership fee to join the Garner Senior Center, though some programs have fees associated.